Thank you to everyone who joined us at our VisionWalk Kick Off on Tuesday, August 4th! We had a great time at the Rye Grill & Bar talking about the VisionWalk and sharing tips and tricks on fundraising and outreach.

If you would like information on what we discussed or copies of the materials distributed, contact Katie Van Benschote at (212) 244-1470 or

And, don't forget to mark you calendars (and register!) for the 8th Annual Westchester-Fairfield VisionWalk on Sunday, September 20th at Glen Island Park in New Rochelle!


Westchester-Fairfield VisionWalk
Date: September 20, 2015

Location: Glen Island Park, Pelham Road, New Rochelle, NY
Check-in: 9:00am
Walk Begins: 10:00am
Walk Details: 5K (3.1 mile) Fun Walk
Walk Chair: Jen Odoardi
Medical Chair: Dr. Sherry Solomon
Youth Chair: Spencer Kaplan and Ryan Basso
Chapter President: Anne Katcher 

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Are You a Team Captain?
Check out our VisionWalk Team Captain Packet which has all of the information you need to cheer on your team and paint the Westchester-Fairfield area blue and yellow!

Have You Collected Checks?
Enter your checks here and then send them in to our office to watch your thermometer climb! Checks should be made payable to "Foundation Fighting Blindness" and sent to:

Foundation Fighting Blindness
Attn: Westchester-Fairfield VisionWalk
80 Broad Street
Suite 3301
New York, NY 10004

Become a VisionWalk All Star
Every individual who raises $1,000 or more for VisionWalk will be inducted into the All Stars Club and will receive a commemorative All Star pin on the day of the Walk. View our list of All Stars!

Congratulations to our Westchester-Fairfield VisionWalk All Stars!

Stephanie Basso - Ry's Guys
Tracy Basso - Ry's Guys
Alan Gunzburg - The Blind Leading the Blind
Fern Kaplan - Fern's Wacky Walkers
Anne Katcher - iCures
Vince Odoardi - recognEYES! 

Sponsorship Campaign
Spread the word to businesses and corporations by asking for their sponsorship support. Sponsorship solicitation is easy and rewarding. To order your sponsorship packets or for more information about "making the ask", please contact Katie Van Benschoten at 212-244-1470 or

Calling All Volunteers!
Are you looking for another way to get involved with the Westchester-Fairfield VisionWalk? We are always in need of great volunteers. Contact us today - we need your help!

For more information or to register, contact:

Katie Van Benschoten
212-244-1470  Square Bullet Point

Have donations to turn in? Mail them to:

Foundation Fighting Blindness
Westchester-Fairfield VisionWalk
80 Broad Street, Suite 3301
New York, NY 10004 


Thank You to Our Sponsors:

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